Changing Your Child’s Behavior Begins By Understanding His Heart

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As parents, we daily face challenges with our children and their behavior. The thought that usually occurs after witnessing our children do something that we find less than desirable— “How can I make this stop?” While that thought may lead you to a good old-fashioned time out, grounding, or loss of a privilege, we need to remember not to miss something deeper—the motivation in your child’s heart. The Bible teaches us in Proverbs 4:23 “Above all else, guard your heart, for it is the wellspring of life.” In addition to providing a consequence for undesirable behavior, perhaps a more significant … continue reading…